Your women's champion of the 2017 Boston Marathon, Edna Kiplagat! pic.twitter.com/GRW0uhYHV4— Boston Marathon (@bostonmarathon) April 17, 2017
Kenyan policewoman Edna Kiplagat wins Boston Marathon in unofficial time of 2 hours, 21 minutes, 53 seconds.
Defending champion Atsede Baysa of Ethiopia was out of the top 10 and slowing at the halfway point. 2014 champion Buzunesh Deba was also about 2 minutes behind the leaders.The top group of seven runners included Americans Jordan Hasay and Desi Linden. Linden is a two-time Olympian and three-time top 10 finisher in Boston.
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